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Thursday 24 May 1945

It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on May 24, 1945). The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic). Famous people born on this day include Priscilla Presley and Clinton Jones. China's Little Devils, directed by Monta Bell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1945
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What the sky looked like on 24 May 1945

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

China's Little Devils

Directed by: Monta Bell

Starring: Harry Carey, Paul Kelly, 'Ducky' Louie, Gloria Ann Chew

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Back to Bataan

Directed by: Edward Dmytryk

Starring: John Wayne, Anthony Quinn, Beulah Bondi, Fely Franquelli

Country: United States

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Flame of Barbary Coast

Directed by: Joseph Kane

Starring: John Wayne, Ann Dvorak, Joseph Schildkraut, William Frawley

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The Missing Corpse

Directed by: Albert Herman

Starring: J. Edward Bromberg, Isabel Randolph, Frank Jenks, Eric Sinclair

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Molly and Me

Directed by: Lewis Seiler

Starring: Gracie Fields, Monty Woolley, Roddy McDowall, Reginald Gardiner

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Historical Events

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Holidays:
  • Aldersgate Day (Methodism).
  • Canada: Victoria Day, on this date or the Monday before it. In Quebec, it is known as National Patriotes Day (JournTe nationale des patriotes). The holiday is often referred to as "May Two-Four," -- a "two-four" being slang for a case of beer with 24 bottles or cans.
  • Bermuda: Bermuda Day.
  • Eritrea: National Day.
  • Macedonia: Saints Cyril and Methodius Day celebrated as Macedonian Script and Culture Day.
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 24, 1945 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1945 ?

Top #5 songs in the USA
  1. Bell-Bottom Trousers - Louis Prima & His Orchestra
  2. Caldonia Boogie - Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five
  3. You Belong To My Heart - Charlie Spivak & His Orchestra
  4. There Must Be a Way - Charlie Spivak & His Orchestra
  5. Dick Haymes - Laura

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